H Kirk Watson
H Kirk Watson, American hand surgeon.
- 1960 – Graduated George Washington University
- Watson’s test (1988) [scaphoid shift] – to assess scapholunate instability
Key Medical Attributions
- Watson HK, Ashmead D 4th, Makhlouf MV. Examination of the scaphoid. J Hand Surg Am. 1988 Sep;13(5):657-60. [Watson’s test]
the person behind the name
Associate Professor Curtin Medical School, Curtin University. Emergency physician MA (Oxon) MBChB (Edin) FACEM FFSEM Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital. Passion for rugby; medical history; medical education; and asynchronous learning #FOAMed evangelist. Co-founder and CTO of Life in the Fast lane | Eponyms | Books | Twitter |